Briton wins damages for hotel with too many Germans

Briton wins damages for hotel with too many Germans

A British holidaymaker was awarded compensation by a court because there were too many German tourists at the hotel he booked in Greece, newspapers reported on Saturday.

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Deutsche Telekom executive admits to spying on staff

Germany's national phone company, Deutsche Telekom spied on its staff for years to see who had unauthorized contacts with journalists, a former security chief at the company said on Saturday.

Southwest Germany reeling from storm

Southwest Germany reeling from storm

Emergency services were working flat out on Saturday to restore order to southwest Germany after storms with hailstones the size of tennis balls injured people, killed zoo animals, and stopped traffic.

Germany’s defence will improve, Löw insists

Germany’s defence will improve, Löw insists

Germany's national football coach Joachim Löw has promised Poland will come up against a brick wall defence when his side open their Euro 2008 campaign on June 8.

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German diplomats in Kabul moved to embassy grounds

Due to the increased threat of attacks in Kabul, all German diplomats based in the Afghan capital have been told they must relocate within embassy grounds from this summer on.

Germans seen hoarding milk amid dairy strike

Germans seen hoarding milk amid dairy strike

Market research experts expect German consumers' hoarding mentality to take over as milk becomes scarce due to strike action by dairy farmers.